Fourth International Conference on ‘Archaeology and Conservation along the Silk Road’

Institut für Konservierung und Restaurierung / Institute of Conservation

The Institute of Conservation, University of Applied Arts Vienna, Austria and the Nanjing University, China are proud to announce the fourth international conference on ‘Archaeology and Conservation along the Silk Road’. After the first three in-person conferences in Xian, Nanjing and Tabriz, the online version of this conference will make sure that you travel through the different facets of Silk Road and also adjoin the Spice Route.

With more than 30 talks from speakers world-wide, the journey is set from exploring the monuments and hidden treasures of the Eurasian steppe to digging down the ceramics and glasses and understanding the material culture, rituals and religions. Join us as we update and upgrade our knowledge on current research and ongoing archaeological and conservation projects in this region.

Send an email to Dr. Tanushree Gupta at to register for the conference. Zoom link will be shared with registered participants a day before the conference.